NATO UNCLASSIFIED 1
Svanhvit Adalsteinsdottir
Adviser to the SGSR on Women, Peace and
Security
What do
women and gender po...
 NATO - Ukraine partnership
 NATO – Women Peace and Security
 UNSCR 1325 15 years
 Effective, intelligent operations
N...
I
NATO UNCLASSIFIED 3
Sex Gender
• Biological
characteristics of males
and females
• Genetic and
differences are limited
t...
•Prevention
•Protection
•Participation
•Mainstreaming of gender perspectives
in operations
NATO UNCLASSIFIED 4
•Mainstreaming of gender perspectives in
peace operations
NATO UNCLASSIFIED 11
Former SR on WPS, Mari Skåre, welcoming her...
Progress made: institutionalisation
• Network of gender advisors, gender field advisors, gender focal points
• Key: SUPPOR...
NATO UNCLASSIFIED 16
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Nato wps presentation, kiev workshop sa1

Nato wps presentation, kiev workshop sa1
Published on: Mar 3, 2016
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  • 1. NATO UNCLASSIFIED 1 Svanhvit Adalsteinsdottir Adviser to the SGSR on Women, Peace and Security What do women and gender policies have to do with military conflict?
  • 2.  NATO - Ukraine partnership  NATO – Women Peace and Security  UNSCR 1325 15 years  Effective, intelligent operations NATO UNCLASSIFIED 2
  • 3. I NATO UNCLASSIFIED 3 Sex Gender • Biological characteristics of males and females • Genetic and differences are limited to physiological reproductive functions • Social attributes associated with males and females • Learned through socialization • Determine a person's position and value in a given context • Socially constructed and change over time Gender Women Gender Women
  • 4. •Prevention •Protection •Participation •Mainstreaming of gender perspectives in operations NATO UNCLASSIFIED 4
  • 5. •Mainstreaming of gender perspectives in peace operations NATO UNCLASSIFIED 11 Former SR on WPS, Mari Skåre, welcoming her successor, Ambassador Marriët Schuurman, together with NATO HQ Gender Focal Points, September 2014
  • 6. Progress made: institutionalisation • Network of gender advisors, gender field advisors, gender focal points • Key: SUPPORT function, within line of command: direct access to decision maker • Plus: strategic positions: relatively well filled • Special Representative for WPS: permanent staff position since 2014 NATO UNCLASSIFIED 14
  • 7. NATO UNCLASSIFIED 16

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